Updates & Writing

Links, Week 7, 2020

Dark Mode vs. Light Mode, which is better? For people with normal vision… light mode.

The politics of type. People make assumptions about political candidates based on the typefaces they use. In general, serif fonts are more conservative and sans-serif fonts are more progressive, though there are plenty of exceptions and outliers.

The Atlantic has an interesting piece on teaching programming in Finland schools, without using computers.

A Neumorphism CSS generator. Neumophism is a kind of neo-skeuomorphism, a way of creating interfaces that use nonfunctional design cues from physical counterparts.

Teens are getting around the Instagram algorithm by sharing accounts, flooding Instagram with random user data that can’t be tied to a single person.